Employment/ Careers Advisor

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Sales & Business Development, Customer Services

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £24000 - £26000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Liam Hawkins

  • Contact email:


  • Contact phone:

    01823 334799

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  • Published:

    10 days ago

  • Expiry date:


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Employment Advisor
Taunton, Somerset

Meridian are currently recruiting on behalf of employment training company based in Taunton who are seeking Employment Advisors to join their team. This is a very varied position that requires the successful applicant have excellent communication skills and manage a caseload of referrals.

Role Duties:
  • Progressively manage a caseload of referred customers using a variety of appropriate strategies to help them overcome barriers to gaining employment.
  • Deliver a positive experience to new customers
  • Maintain excellent customer service throughout
  • Facilitate a range of assessments with each individual
  • Where required, provide appropriate advice and guidance on the basics of self-employment
  • Provide tailored support in all aspects of job-search and interview
  • Ensure all relevant evidence requirements are met to verify job starts.
  • Fully understand the local labour market, to source suitable job opportunities.
  • To undertake any other duties, as required, appropriate to the post.
  • GCSE or equivalent in English and Math’s at Grade C or above
  • Fully IT Literate
  • Confident working to targets
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Flexible approach to work
  • Positive outlook towards work
  • Calm professional approach
  • Supportive member of the team
Role Overview
  • Permanent role 
  • Full or part time options available
  • Monday to Friday (F/T) (08:30- 16:30)
  • Induction, training, and support for new team member will be provided
  • Salary of £24,000- £26,000 depending on experience
  • 22 days A/L + bank holidays
  • Competitive Company Pension scheme
How to apply?

Click apply now for immediate consideration or email lhawkins@meridianbs.co.uk for further information.